Our client was a man with intellectual disability issues with no criminal history and no allegations regarding inappropriate contact with children. State’s initial offer was 10 years in prison, the maximum sentence.
Through negotiation and presentation of mitigating evidence regarding client and circumstances as well as demonstrating the State the willingness to go to trial, State changed the offer to deferred adjudication probation and the client accepted.
– August 2020
About The Attorney
Jacob Blizzard is board certified in both criminal law and criminal appellate law. He regularly practices in the areas of state and federal criminal defense, criminal appeals, post-conviction writs of habeas corpus,
In Texas, there are more than 100,000 attorneys licensed to practice, but only 7,450 are board-certified. In the entire State of Texas, as of the 2019 certification year, there was only 87 attorneys board certified in both criminal law and criminal appellate law, making Mr. Blizzard one of 0.087% of attorneys in Texas to hold both of those certifications.
Attorney Jacob Blizzard works tirelessly to achieve the greatest possible results for each of our clients and their families. This is a selection of one of his many successful results, settlements, and verdicts. Every case and client is unique and depends upon the individual facts and circumstances of each case. Clients may or may not obtain the same or similar results in each case.